Chik Fun Leung Scholarship

Chik Fun Leung Scholarship

UGCE1069

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$14,000
1 Scholarship(s) available for Duration of program (minimum)
Residency
No residency requirements
Opens
16/08/2017
Closes
See below
Outline
The purpose of the Scholarship is to award and encourage talented students, who would not normally have the means to get a university education, to undertake full-time undergraduate study at the UNSW Business School.

How to Apply

To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must apply for and submit a UAC Equity Scholarship application by Wednesday 13 December 2017

Eligibility
To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
  • Have completed an assessable senior secondary school qualification (e.g. NSW HSC or interstate equivalent, IB, GCEAL) either:
    • in the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period; OR
    • Have successfully completed the UNSW Foundation Studies program in one of the Commerce streams below, and are intending to enrol in the UNSW Business School:

    Commerce - for students intending to study Business, Accounting, Economics and Arts.

    Commerce Actuarial - for students with higher mathematical ability and intending to study Actuarial Studies; and

  • Be commencing in a UNSW Business School eligible degree program; and
  • Must demonstrate at least one educational disadvantage through an application to the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarships Scheme.
Selection
Each applicant must be experiencing low socio-economic circumstances and will be assessed on their eligibility to demonstrate one or more of the following criteria:
  • Financial hardship
  • Disrupted schooling
  • Refugee Status
  • Personal Illness / Disability
  • School Environment
  • Home environment and responsibilities
  • Academic Merit may also be considered